James TapperFebruary 17, 2014 03:17
NEW DELHI, India — It’s a simple equation: India has millions of tech geeks who would love to work in the US. But they need visas. And the US issues just 65,000 of these per year, under its so-called H-1B program for high-skilled workers. For freelance techies, the temptation is overwhelming. And that, naturally, has opened up a world of opportunity for fraudsters.